Mission: Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of
children in developing countries by focusing on literacy and
gender equality in education. Working in collaboration with
local communities, partner organizations and governments,
I have been working at Room to Read full-time (More than 3 years)
Room to Read is full of amazing colleagues and provides a steep learning curve to gain a wide variety of experience in a short amount of time.
There are limited resources and many staff members are overworked and underpaid.
Advice to Management
Invest in your greatest resource-your people.
I applied online. I interviewed at Room to Read.
Extremely time-consuming (over 10 hours total in interviews). Inappropriate and illegal questions. Extended 6 hours of interviews by 90 minutes without apology. Asked for presentation on specific prompt, the criticised in interviews for presenting on irrelevant subject! And, after all of this, a form letter of rejection.
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